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Services this morning for Hayward police sergeant killed last Wednesday during traffic stop

Public invited to join in tributes to Sgt. Scott Lunger along procession route, at Oracle Arena

A memorial service will be held this morning for Hayward Police Sergeant Scott Lunger, who was shot and killed last Wednesday during an early morning traffic stop.

Hayward police have issued an advisory for those who wish to pay tribute to the life of Sergeant Scott Lunger, giving the following details regarding today's procession and service:

PROCESSION

A police motorcade will escort Sergeant Lunger from Chapel of the Chimes to the Oracle Arena at 8:45 a.m. Thursday. The route will follow Mission Boulevard north to Foothill Boulevard, continuing north to A Street, turning west on A Street to northbound I-880, proceeding to Oracle Arena.

The public is invited and encouraged to pay its respect by turning out along the motorcade route to safely observe the procession from the sidewalk.

CELEBRATION OF LIFE

Sergeant Lunger's celebration of life services will begin at 10 a.m. Thursday at Oracle Arena. The public is invited to attend. Please arrive early to avoid disrupting the proceedings, which are anticipated to begin promptly at 10 a.m. The public should enter the arena at the main plaza entrance.

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Posted by Driver
a resident of Mohr Elementary School
on Jul 30, 2015 at 1:42 pm

The Oakland funeral of Hayward police Sgt Lunger just ended, and traffic is now, 2:30, entering 880, with sections blocked. The route to the Brentwood cemetery is 238 to 580 East through tri-valley (after 3:00) to Brentwood. Connecting areas will have traffic.


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Posted by Driver
a resident of Mohr Park
on Jul 30, 2015 at 2:22 pm

2:20, the Eastbound procession is blocked for miles. There is a crawl of lookers stopping traffic Westbound as well. The 580 freeway will continue backed up until the Vasco Rd turnoff to the cemetery.


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Posted by member
a resident of another community
on Jul 30, 2015 at 2:50 pm

Really ? The traffic report ? If you're reading this, you're probably home !


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Posted by Driver
a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Jul 30, 2015 at 5:23 pm

I've heard that most people check their Iphones every 10 minutes. I don't know, don't have one, usually home...hearing the updates, and thought I'd share the info.


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